Queensland

Sep21

Brisbane LGBTI community defies labels at New Farm Park Fair Day

POSTED ON // Sunday, 21 September 2014 Written by // Andrew Shaw

Brisbane LGBTI community defies labels at New Farm Park Fair Day

Brisbane’s LGBTI community turned out in force yesterday to celebrate Brisbane Pride Fair Day for the second time at New Farm Park. 

Sep15

New Farm Neighbourhood Centre unveils LGBTI monument

POSTED ON // Monday, 15 September 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

New Farm Neighbourhood Centre unveils LGBTI monument

Brisbane has received its first permanent symbol of LGBTI pride, with New Farm Neighbourhood Centre unveiling a specially commissioned art work over the weekend.

Aug26

Queensland Labor calls for binding vote in favour of equal love

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 26 August 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

Queensland Labor calls for binding vote in favour of equal love

Members of the Queensland Labor Party have voted at the state’s Labor Party Conference to bind party members to vote on party-lines in favour of marriage equality.

Aug12

Human rights commissioner to speak at PFLAG forum on marriage equality tonight

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 12 August 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

Human rights commissioner to speak at PFLAG forum on marriage equality tonight

Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) Brisbane is hosting a marriage equality forum this evening to discuss the latest results from the Crosby Textor poll and provide concerned community members with accurate information on the state of play of marriage equality in Australia.

Aug08

Brisbane Pride Fest and Queensland Pride partner for 2014

POSTED ON // Friday, 08 August 2014

Brisbane Pride Fest and Queensland Pride partner for 2014

Queensland Pride will be joining forces with Brisbane Pride to produce the annual Pride Guide for the 2014 festival.

Jun06

Queensland Uni student subjected to homophobic rant

POSTED ON // Friday, 06 June 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

Queensland Uni student subjected to homophobic rant

University of Queensland arts student Lucas Bird has reported being subjected to a homophobic rant on campus by fellow students.

May28

Queensland sees spike in HIV infections

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 28 May 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

Queensland sees spike in HIV infections

Queensland has reported a spike in new HIV infections since the beginning of the year. 93 people were diagnosed with HIV in 2014, up 34 percent on the same period last year.

May22

New rapid HIV testing program for Brisbane

POSTED ON // Thursday, 22 May 2014 Written by // Scott Brown

New rapid HIV testing program for Brisbane

Queensland Positive People (QPP) have announced a number of new initiatives that will make it even easier for people to regularly test for HIV.